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Staff Profile

Nancy Patterson, MLS

Nancy Patterson, MLS

Regional Outreach Coordinator
npatters@hshsl.umaryland.edu
410-706-2858

Current Role at UMB

The Health Sciences & Human Services Library serves as the Regional Medical Library for the Southeastern/Atlantic (SEA) Region of the National Network of Libraries of Medicine (NNLM), serving Alabama, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, the US Virgin Islands, Virginia and West Virginia.

As the Regional Outreach Coordinator for NNLM SEA, Nancy works with current and prospective members in the region toward building network membership and increasing member engagement. Those goals are pursued through a number of means including partnership cultivation, promotion of National Library of Medicine resources, funding of community health outreach projects and exhibiting locally and regionally to promote NNLM SEA services.

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Education

2003   MLS, University of Maryland

1985    BA, University of Maryland

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Expertise

NLM Consumer Health resources

Health Literacy

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Professional Affiliations / Activities

Member, MLA

Member, BCALA

Member, REFORMA

Member, AILA

Member, MidAtlantic Chapter of MLA

Member, Southern Chapter of MLA

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